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2018 Regular Session



Maryland Metro/Transit Funding Act

Sponsored by:

Delegate Korman


In the Senate - Hearing 3/27 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Establishing the Maryland Metro Dedicated Fund Account in the Transportation Trust Fund; requiring the Governor to withhold or reduce a certain appropriation if the Commonwealth of Virginia or the District of Columbia reduce their amount of dedicated capital funding; requiring an annual grant of at least $150,000,000 from the Fund Account to pay capital costs of the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority; requiring the Administration to prepare a Central Maryland Regional Transit Plan; providing a certain contingency; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Korman, Barron, Angel, Barkley, B. Barnes, D. Barnes, Barve, Beidle, Carr, Chang, Cullison, Davis, Dumais, Ebersole, Fennell, Fraser-Hidalgo, Frick, Frush, Gaines, Gilchrist, Gutierrez, Healey, Hettleman, Hill, Hixson, Holmes, C. Howard, Jackson, Jones, Kaiser, Kelly, Knotts, Kramer, Krimm, Lafferty, Lam, J. Lewis, R. Lewis, Lierman, Luedtke, A. Miller, Moon, Morales, Pena-Melnyk, Platt, Proctor, Queen, Reznik, Robinson, Sanchez, Tarlau, Valderrama, Valentino-Smith, Vallario, Waldstreicher, Walker, A. Washington, Wilkins, and K. Young
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0277
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): June 1, 2018
Bill imposes a mandated appropriation in the annual State Budget Bill
Contingency - on federal, state, or local action
Appropriations  View Committee Hearing
Environment and Transportation
Budget and Taxation
Broad Subject(s):Transportation - Generally
Capital Budget
Narrow Subject(s):Appropriations
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
District of Columbia
Excise Tax
Interstate Affairs
Mass Transit -see also- Buses; Railroads
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Transportation, Department of
Statutes:Article - Transportation
(10-205, 3-216, 7-205, 7-301.1, 7-309)

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March 12, 2018 1:05 P.M.